Discounted registration ends Wednesday, July 29, 2015, for the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s (SCCM) ECMO Management course. Register online using your customer ID and password, or contact SCCM Customer Service at +1 847 827-6888.
Explore the basic management principles common to extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) programs for both adult and pediatric patients during this intense two-day simulation course. Participants will rotate through lectures and simulation scenarios led by expert faculty. Each simulation group will have a maximum of 10 participants and two facilitators.
Topics include: basic physiology of ECMO, equipment and patient selection, and economic and ethical considerations.
- Identify the different components of the ECMO circuit and diagnose equipment malfunction
- Determine the optimal ECMO settings in diseases commonly treated by ECMO
- Recognize and manage the most common ECMO emergencies
This course is held in partnership with the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization and will take place August 28 and 29, 2015, at the University of Arizona Center for Simulation and Innovation in Phoenix, Arizona, USA. For more details, including hotel and travel information, visit www.sccm.org/ECMO.